The Amazon Rainforest Can’t Survive 4 More Years of Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro | Portside

Since taking office in 2019, far-right Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro has presided over record levels of deforestation in the Amazon rainforest. He loosened laws and regulations meant to protect the forest from landgrabbers, miners and loggers who’ve declared open season on the Amazon and the Indigenous peoples who live within it. He pursued a ruthless policy of extraction and demolition.

Source: The Amazon Rainforest Can’t Survive 4 More Years of Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro | Portside

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